The Wayuu Man

Nov 1 2020

El hombre Wayuú

Today man plays an important role in the fabric of wayuu crafts, mainly in the manufacture of straps, gauze, braids, which are used to hang the traditional backpack on the shoulder, mostly according to the required technique, depends on the dexterity and strength that makes them stand out within their culture.

Although previously not involved in the creation of these products, today in their spare time or family reunions they also practice the traditional technique in 1 or two threads, used for the manufacture of the traditional handbag and are able to achieve unique designs in their existence.

He also participates directly in the manufacture of woven hats in Palma de Mawisa, baskets, keychains, belts and other accessories that arouses interest in each of them.